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Concordance Academy of Leadership Opens Executive Office in Virginia

Former President & CEO of Wells Fargo Advisors Danny Ludeman recently opened an executive office for non-profit Concordance Academy of Leadership on South Main Street in Kilmarnock, Virginia. The Concordance executive office employs one administrative team member and does not offer programming or direct services to formerly incarcerated individuals.

PRSA St. Louis Honors Danny Ludeman at the Inaugural ImPRessions Awards

The In recognition of his service in the Greater St. Louis community, the Public Relations Society of America St. Louis Chapter, recognized Concordance Academy President and CEO, Danny Ludeman, with the inaugural Presidents' Award. This award is given to someone who utilizes public relations techniques to influence, engage and build relationships with key audiences in the St. Louis region and beyond for the benefit of the community at large.

Concordance Academy President & CEO, Danny Ludeman, talks about the importance of re-entry services and how St. Louis is "cracking the code" for reducing reincarceration rates.

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Town & Style

Fresh beginnings are hard to come by, especially when you have served time and face the prospect of rejoining society. Concordance Academy understands this challenge and assists in navigating this difficult terrain."

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Ladue News

After serving a year in prison, Jeff Smith realized his fellow inmates were just as business savvy as many on the outside. He now works to help inmates harness those skills when they leave prison.

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National Public Radio

Concordance Legal Fellow Honored in 2018 Class of “30 Under 30”

Concordance Academy Legal Fellow, Shelby Hewerdine, has been named one of St. Louis’ outstanding young professionals by the St. Louis Business Journal. The publication chooses 30 individuals every year to win a prestigious spot on the “30 Under 30” list.

Danny Ludeman Honored by FBI at National Ceremony

FBI Director Christopher Wray presented the Director’s Community Leadership Awards at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. The DCLA recipients have made a variety of meaningful contributions to their communities.